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Danville Express

Living - November 7, 2008

Father Frank's Kids

Work of St. Isidore priest continues to help children in Central America

by Dolores Fox Ciardelli

In 1954, a little boy in a Mexican village stole some money from the poor box of the small church. The young priest, an American named William Wasson, would not press charges and instead asked for custody of the boy. The judge not only agreed but sent him eight more homeless boys the following week. By the end of the year, Wasson was making a home for 32 boys.

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Comments

Posted by Lauren Rettagliata, a resident of Danville
on Nov 14, 2008 at 9:36 am

The Story on Father Frank's Kids was great! It shows how this world is much smaller than we think and we can reach out and help those who need it and receive much in return.